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Tue 4/25/2017 11:50 AM Troop E Promotion Announced


Communication Operator III Adam E. Whittom, Troop E, has been promoted to assistant chief operator. Whittom was hired on May 4, 2008, as a probationary radio operator.
Mon 4/24/2017 04:37 PMColonel Sandra K. Karsten Announces Promotion


HR Mgr. Amanda L. Renn, Q/HRD, is being promoted to assistant director of the Human Resources Division, General Headquarters, Jefferson City, MO.
Mon 4/24/2017 03:34 PMTroop H: Traffic Stop Leads To Drug Seizure In Andrew County


At approximately 9:25 a.m. on April 24, 2017, a state trooper stopped a southbound 2003 Chevrolet pickup on Interstate 29 at the 57-mile marker in Andrew County.
Fri 4/21/2017 09:48 AMColonel Sandra K. Karsten Announces May 1, 2017 Promotions


Lieutenant Julie A. Kerr will be promoted to the rank of captain and designated director of the Human Resources Division, General Headquarters, Jefferson City, MO. Lieutenant Jerry C. West will be promoted to the rank of captain and designated director of the Training Division, General Headquarters, Jefferson City, MO.
Wed 4/19/2017 04:20 PMMoberly Man Arrest For Child Pornography Offenses


The Missouri State Highway Patrol’s Division of Drug and Crime Control announces the arrest of Joseph Allen Schmitt, age 19, of Moberly, Missouri, for promoting child pornography on April 18, 2017.
Wed 4/19/2017 03:19 PMPatrol Announces DWI Saturation In Jefferson County


Captain Ronald S. Johnson, commanding officer, Troop C, Weldon Spring, announces that sometime during the month of April 2017, Troop C officers will conduct a DWI saturation in Jefferson County.
Tue 4/18/2017 11:01 AMResults Of DWI Checkpoint In Moniteau County     


Captain Michael A. Turner, commanding officer of Troop F, Jefferson City, announces the results of a DWI sobriety checkpoint conducted in Moniteau County on April 14, 2017.
Mon 4/17/2017 04:25 PM Major Kemp A. Shoun Retires


Major Kemp A. Shoun, Executive Services Bureau, will retire effective May 1, 2017, as a member of the Missouri State Highway Patrol after over 31 years of dedicated service to the citizens of Missouri.
Mon 4/17/2017 12:19 PMTroop D Announces Results Of Sobriety Checkpoint In Jasper County


Captain Juan Villanueva, commanding officer of Troop D, announces the results of a DWI sobriety checkpoint conducted in Jasper County on April 15, 2017.
Mon 4/17/2017 11:31 AMTroop D Announces Results Of Motor Carrier Safety Assistance Program (MCSAP) SAFETE Operation


Captain Juan Villanueva, commanding officer of Troop D, announces the results of a Motor Carrier Safety Assistance Program (MCSAP) SAFETE hazardous moving operation in Greene County on April 14, 2017.
Fri 4/14/2017 01:24 PM Troop H Announces Special Enforcement Operations In May


Captain James E. McDonald, commanding officer of Troop H, announces that sometime during the month of May, Troop H will conduct a sobriety checkpoint in Buchanan County and a DWI saturation in Andrew County.
Fri 4/14/2017 01:12 PMDWI Sobriety Checkpoint Announcement -- Boone County



Captain Michael A. Turner, commanding officer of Troop F, Jefferson City, announces that sometime during the month of May 2017, a sobriety checkpoint will be held in Boone County.
Thu 4/13/2017 11:36 AMDWI Checkpoint To Be Conducted In Lincoln County


Captain Ronald S. Johnson, commanding officer of Troop C, Weldon Spring, announces that a sobriety checkpoint will be held in Lincoln County sometime in the month of May 2017.
Tue 4/11/2017 01:37 PM National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week


April 9-15, 2017, marks National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week. This event honors the thousands of men and women throughout the United States who respond to emergency calls for assistance, dispatch emergency professionals and equipment, and render life-saving, pre-arrival instructions to citizens of our great nation.
Tue 4/11/2017 01:35 PM Troop G Releases Enforcement Totals


A total of 46 citations and 40 warnings were issued in conjunction with a hazardous moving violation enforcement operation conducted in Howell County on April 7, 2017.
Tue 4/11/2017 01:28 PMWater Patrol Division Begins Annual Buoy Audit April 15



The Missouri State Highway Patrol’s Water Patrol Division will be conducting the annual buoy audit beginning April 15, 2017.
Mon 4/10/2017 03:35 PMChanges Announced For Cape Girardeau Driver Examination Station


Captain Jeffrey N. Vitale, commanding officer of Troop E, Poplar Bluff, announces that the motorcycle skills portion of the testing process is suspended on Thursdays until November 2017 at the Cape Girardeau Driver Examination Station, due to another event at the site.
Mon 4/10/2017 11:30 AMApril Enforcement Operations Scheduled For Troop A


Captain Scott A. Shipers, commanding officer of Troop A, Lee’s Summit, announces a DWI checkpoint will be conducted in the Troop A area during the month of April
Mon 4/10/2017 09:10 AMResults Of Sobriety Checkpoint Conducted In Livingston County


Captain James E. McDonald, commanding officer Troop H, St. Joseph, announces the results of a sobriety checkpoint in Livingston County.
Fri 4/7/2017 03:36 PMTroop H To Conduct Sobriety Checkpoint In Livingston County


Captain James E. McDonald, commanding officer, Troop H, St. Joseph, announces that sometime during the month of April 2017, Troop H will conduct a DWI checkpoint in Livingston County.
Fri 4/7/2017 03:33 PMSearch Warrant Leads to Drug Arrests


At approximately 3:42 a.m., on March 28, 2017, the Missouri State Highway Patrol executed a search warrant on a residence located at 713 West Dodson Street, Kirksville, Missouri.
Thu 4/6/2017 03:18 PMSearch Warrant Leads To Drug Arrests


At approximately 2:07 p.m. on April 4, 2017, members of the United States Postal Service, Monroe County Sheriff’s Office, East Central Drug Task Force, and the Missouri State Highway Patrol executed a search warrant at 606 West Cooper Street, Madison, Missouri.
Thu 4/6/2017 02:44 PMPatrol Assists Howell County With Death Investigation


The Missouri State Highway Patrol is assisting the Howell County Sheriff’s Department with a death investigation where the decedent was an incarcerated person in the Howell County Jail.
Wed 4/5/2017 03:19 PMTroop B Promotion and Transfer


Captain James E. Wilt, commanding officer of Troop B, Macon, announces the following Troop B promotion and transfer effective April 1, 2017.
Tue 4/4/2017 11:30 AMMedia Invited To Attend Presentation From Going To The Dogs Foundation To Patrol Canine Hugo


Donna Wilson with Going To The Dogs Foundation will present a bullet/stab resistant vest to Patrol Canine Hugo. The event will take place at 11 a.m., on Friday, April 7, 2017, at the Troop D Service Center, 5182 South Grand Avenue, Carthage, Missouri.
Tue 4/4/2017 10:29 AMTroop E Spotcheck Results Announced


Captain Jeffrey N. Vitale, commanding officer of Troop E, Poplar Bluff, announces the results of a sobriety checkpoint conducted in Stoddard County.
Mon 4/3/2017 04:40 PMTroop B Promotions


Captain James E. Wilt, commanding officer of Troop B, Macon, announces Troop B promotions effective April 1, 2017.
Mon 4/3/2017 04:39 PM2017 Lake Area Serial Number Verification Station Dates & Locations


Captain Michael A. Turner, commanding officer, Missouri State Highway Patrol, Troop F, announces the Patrol will host serial number verification stations at various locations at Lake of the Ozarks.
Mon 4/3/2017 02:19 PMPatrol Program Supports Victims Of Impaired Drivers


Missouri offers a wide variety of things to experience: lakes, rivers, theme parks, caves, hiking trails, sporting events, live entertainment, historical sites, museums─the list of things to do in Missouri is endless. One thing you should NOT do is drive impaired.
Mon 4/3/2017 11:45 AMTroop G To Conduct Sobriety Checkpoint


Captain Mark G. Inman, commanding officer of Troop G, Willow Springs, announces that a sobriety checkpoint will be held in Douglas County sometime in the month of May.